Nomination archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physics
Year:1929
Number:8 - 2
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Walter Gerlach
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1889
Country:GERMANY (DE)
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Otto Stern
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1888
Year, Death:1969
University:Carnegie Institute of Technology
City:Pittsburgh
State:PA
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 1943
 
 
Nominator:
Name:Julius Wagner-Jauregg
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1857
Year, Death:1940
Profession:member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, NP med 1927
University:Vienna
City:Vienna
Country:AUSTRIA (AT)
 
Comments: First choice: E. Schrödinger (see entry 8-1, 1929). Second choice: L. de Broglie (see entry 8-1, 1929). Third choice: W. Gerlach and O. Stern, divided. Stern received the 1943 prize in physics in 1944.
 

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